Department Overview

  • The Finance Department is responsible for payroll, vendor payments, general accounting, budgeting and financial reporting.

    Year end financial reports are available by selecting Financial Statements, Budget and Millage Information located on the left side of this page. Financial updates are presented at the monthly Board Meeting and are attached in the agenda under the Board of Ed tab, then choose FCBOE Simbli website, Meetings and Board Meeting.

    The Fayette County School District Finance department received the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Association of School Business Officials International (ASBO) and from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA). These awards reflect the district's commitment to prepare comprehensive financial reports that demonstrate transparency, full disclosure and quality reporting using government best financial practices. The school district has received the ASBO award for 8 years and the GFOA award for 14 years.


Contact Information

  • LaFayette Education Center, Building A
    205 LaFayette Avenue
    Fayetteville GA 30214
    Phone: 770.460.3535

    Chief Financial Officer: Tom Gray, CPFO x1027
    Executive Secretary: Janet Mills x1027

    Coordinator of Audits: Laura Brock x1048
    Finance Manager: Marci Batchelor x1049
    Finance Specialist: MJ Chitwood x1053
    Accounts Receivable: Wanda Brewer x1052
    Accounts Payable: Edward McKeogh x1054
    Accounts Payable: Kelly Slice x1055

    Payroll Officer: Anna Pearce x1047
    Payroll Assistant: Emily Ellington x1045

    Accounts payable email:
    Payroll email: